Bomber 2's former friends/wrestling teammates are on CNN. They said he was a leader, always positive, always motivating/supporting teammates. He volunteered for an organization helping kids with Downs Syndrome. They said they respected him and are super surprised that it was him.
The more I hear, the more I think that the older brother - who felt alienated from Americans - influenced his younger brother who did not seem alienated at all. I want to know how the younger one had such a shift in his perspective.
"It ain't what they call you, it's what you answer to." - W. C. Fields
The are currently investigating report of woman receiving text from daughter that she is being held hostage by armed man in area.
The opposite of hero is not villain, it is "bystander"
" In doing what we ought we deserve no praise, because it is our duty." -Aurelius Augustine
"But why do they use them to make Brawndo??!!"
"I am appalled that somebody who is the nominee...would take that kind of position"
"A court took away a presidency"
"...the brother of a man running for president was the governor of the state..."
It's horrifying because Trump is blunt instead of making overt implications.
This is just bizarre. Among the bombers religious inspirations was an Australian anti-Harry-Potter Sheikh.
Somehow we've got to take this guy alive. There's a lot to find out from him.
Boston is already the most racially insensitive and divided city in the U.S. This is only going to make it worse.
This is what is happening internationally. Rabid Islamic preachers in Australia, the UK, Saudi Arabia, or anywhere, now have access to Muslim radicals, or impressionable Muslims, everywhere.Sheikh Mohammed appears to have been a favorite intellectual source for Chechen-born Tsarnaev. On his YouTube playlist there are 19 online videos, all are on Islamic themes and four of them are lectures by Sheikh Mohammed, who first gained international notoriety in 2005 for teaching that women who were raped only had themselves to blame.